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The University of Warwick,UK
The University of Warwick
is one of the UK’s leading research universities; ranked sixth in the country in the UK’s 2008 Research Assessment Exercise.
Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
Manchester Metropolitan University
is one of the largest universities in the UK and is ranked fourth of the research active new universities in attracting funding from the Higher Education Funding Council for England.
Tallinn University, Estonia
The Institute for International and Social Studies in Tallinn University
is an interdisciplinary research and development institute working in the field of social sciences.
University of SS Cyril and Methodius, Trnava, Slovakia
The University of SS Cyril and Methodius, Trnava
was founded in 1997 and the MYPLACE
team is based in its Department of Political Science and Department of Ethnology and World Studies.
for information about their Myplace work.
University of Bremen, Germany
The University of Bremen
, founded in 1971, currently has 21,000 students and 1,450 academic staff.
Some of the ground-breaking educational concepts implemented in the University’s early days - which came to be known as the Bremer Modell - have since become established features of modern university education all over Germany
Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
The Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena
was founded in 1558.
It currently enrols 20,000 students in ten departments. It is one of the leading universities in East-Germany and aims at combining tradition and innovation
University of Eastern Finland
The University of Eastern Finland
is one of the largest universities in Finland having approximately 13,000 students and 3,000 staff members. Its four faculties offer teaching in more than 100 major subjects.
University of Southern Denmark
The University of Southern Denmark
is the third largest university in Denmark. It was founded in 1966 but took its current form as a multi-campus university in 1998.
Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology, ISCTE, Lisbon University Institute, Portugal
, a university research centre based at ISCTE-IUL (Lisbon University Institute)
, was established in 1985 and is accredited by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).
Research Centre ‘Region’, Ul’ianovsk State University, Russia
was created in 1995 as an independent body within the Ul’ianovsk State University
Over the last fifteen years it has developed into a national centre of excellence in youth research.
Daugavpils University, Latvia
, the second largest state university in Latvia, has five faculties.
The research at the Faculty of Humanities is organized in the Institute of Comparative Cultural Studies (ICCS), and the Oral History Centre (OHC).
Caucasus Research Resource Centers program, Georgia
is a network of research and research support centers in the capital cities of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. A partnership between the Carnegie Corporation of New York, Eurasia Partnership Foundation and local universities, CRRC offers scholars and practitioners opportunities for integrated research, training and collaboration.
Ivo Pilar Institute of Social Sciences, Zagreb, Croatia
The Ivo Pilar Institute of Social Sciences, Zagreb
was founded in 1991 and is the largest multidisciplinary research institute in Croatia in social sciences and humanities. It has more than 120 employees and has participated in more than 150 research projects supported by a range of funders.
Pompeu Fabra University, Spain
Pompeu Fabra University
is a public university created in the city of Barcelona by the Catalan government in 1990.
University of Debrecen, Hungary
The University of Debrecen
has a student body of 32,000 and almost 1400 teaching staff, making it one of the largest higher education institutions in Hungary.
Panteion University of Athens, Greece
Panteion University of Athens
, with around 350 academic staff, is one of the largest public universities in Greece. It was established in 1934 as the Panteion School of Political Sciences and took its current name in 1989.